Professor Iryna Gurevych has been selected as a new ACL Fellow 2020 of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) for her outstanding work in natural language processing and machine learning.
Contributions to NLP
Iryna is recognized “for theoretical and practical contributions to deep learning models for NLP, and computational argumentation, and for services to the ACL and the German NLP Community.”
The ACL Fellowship programme gives credit to members whose research provides an extraordinary contribution to the field of computational linguistics in terms of scientific and technical excellence, service to the community and/ or impactful educational or outreach activities. The number of new fellows appointed in a year should not represent more than 0.2% of the current ACL membership.